946 The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips

Venue: 
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
Location: 
Fringe

Reimagines Morpurgo’s novel The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips, about the preparation for the D-Day landings.

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By: 
Adapted by Michael Morpurgo and Emma Rice
Producer: 
Shakespeare's Globe
Cast list: 
Katy Owen (Lily), Mike Shepherd (Grandfather), Adam Sopp (Barry), Nandi Bhebhe, Ncuti Gatwa, Adebayo Bolaji, Emma Darlow, Kyla Goodey, Chris Jared, Adam Sopp and Ewan Wardrop.
946 The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips Schedule
Previews from: 
Thursday, 11 August, 2016
Opening date: 
Wednesday, 17 August, 2016
Available from: 
Monday, 5 December, 2016
Booking to: 
Sunday, 11 September, 2016
Closes: 
Sunday, 11 September, 2016
Address:
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 9DT
Venue Box Office:
020 7401 9919
Nearest tube:
London Bridge

Latest 946 The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips News & Features

 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips
Monday, July 25, 2016
Cast announced for 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre have today announced casting for their upcoming production of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips which is co-adapted by Michael Morpurgo and Globe Artistic Director Emma Rice.

Our Review

Like War Horse, this stage adaptation of another Michael Morpurgo novel features a farmyard of animals represented by actors manipulating puppets. It also revolves around a child -- in this case a girl rather than a boy -- undergoing a journey to recover a lost pet, in this case a cat instead of a horse that had been seconded to the war effort.

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